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Closings and Alerts

  • Cambridge Public Schools will be closed Wednesday January 28th.
  • Cambridge Snow Emergency Parking Ban is in effect . Streets signed "No Parking During a Snow Emergency" will be ticketed and towed until the ban is lifted Click here to view facilities that provide free parking during snow emergencies 
  • All City buildings and programs will be closed on Tuesday, Jan. 27 
  • All public meetings for Tuesday, Jan. 27 have been cancelled.   
  • Trash and recycling collection has been cancelled for Tuesday Jan. 27.  Pick-up schedule will be one day behind for the rest of week. 
  • Hubway will close all stations Monday, Jan. 26 at 7 p.m.
  • MBTA services will be cancelled for Tuesday, Jan. 27
  • Power outages should be reported directly to NSTAR at 800-592-2000
  • Emergency Shelter for Cambridge residents is open at the War Memorial Recreation Center, 1640 Cambridge Street. Call 617-349-3300 for information

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    Cambridge City Hall

    795 Massachusetts Ave
    Cambridge MA, 02139
    Ph: 617-349-4000
    TTY: 617-349-4242

    Hours of Service

    Monday: 8:30am-8pm
    Tuesday-Thursday: 8:30am-5pm
    Friday: 8:30am-12pm

    Richard C. Rossi
    City Manager

    Lisa C. Peterson
    Deputy City Manager